Nigerian Singer Mohbad Dies at 27

Nigerian Afrobeats star Mohbad passed away on Tuesday, his associate and musician Olamide said in a statement.

Mohbad, aged only 27 with offstage name Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, first rose to prominence as part of Naira Marley’s “Marlian Records” label.

His tunes and unique style quickly garnered him a devoted following.

The cause and details surrounding his death have not been sufficiently understood at the time of filing this story.

Notable among his chart-topping tracks are “Ponmo,” “Feel Good,” and the sensational “KPK (Ko Por Ke),” a collaboration with Rexxie. This particular track earned him three nominations at The Headies Awards in 2022, showcasing his undeniable talent.

See some of the messages netizens penned as Mohbad passes on.


“If na play, make una stop am abeg .”


“Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh God I don’t want to believe this Somebody should tell me its a prank.”


“Make Una just tell me this is a joke …. I listen to his song some few minutes ago.”


“This one pain me oooo.”


“I can’t believe this.”


“God please don’t let this be true.”


“Mohbad died long ago. But no one noticed He was crying for help to be revived but no one listened . This life just keep your circle small. Lobatan # RIP IDAN ️.”


“How? Explain to us please”



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